Articles by: Sarah Bogaards

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News Briefs, October 31, 2018

October 31, 2018 at 9:04 am 0 comments

Report of sexual assault at Campus View DMACC students, faculty and staff received email notification of an alleged sexual assault that took place the morning of Sept. 21 at Campus View Apartments, the complex located adjacent to Ankeny campus. The email, sent by Jay Tiefenthaler, Director of Energy, Safety andRead More

“Ghost Bike”: A mythical tale of loss and adventure, premieres tonight

“Ghost Bike”: A mythical tale of loss and adventure, premieres tonight

October 31, 2018 at 8:28 am 0 comments

In its first foray into co-production, the DMACC Ankeny Theater Department has teamed up with Grandview University to present “Ghost Bike.” This play begins with two best friends; Ora and Eddie. They ride their bikes all over Chicago together, until one fateful day while Eddie is out on his bike,Read More

Sarah Bogaards (editor)

Reynolds and Hubbell focus on healthcare, taxes in first debate

October 11, 2018 at 9:26 am 0 comments

Gov. Kim Reynolds and opponent Fred Hubbell took to the debate floor for the first time Wednesday night at the DMACC campus in Ankeny to express their views publicly. The auditorium of Building 6 was divided in half, one side occupied by Hubbell’s supporters, the other by Reynolds’. Regardless, byRead More

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News Briefs, Oct. 10, 2018

October 10, 2018 at 1:21 pm 0 comments

Italy Trip: This spring, DMACC students have the chance to go on a week-long trip to Italy. The trip will be May 13-20 and stop in Rome, Florence and Venice. For more information, email Maria Cochran at, or attend meetings in Building 2, Room 12B from 12:15-12:45 p.m. onRead More

Sarah Bogaards (editor)

Politically charged art sparks protest

October 10, 2018 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

Contrast and unity are two principles of design in art, and sometimes they coexist within the same piece. Artists  have to achieve a balance between them in order to compose their works. A recent assignment for my Art Appreciation class combined art and sociopolitical issues, both of which are decidedlyRead More

DMACC Celebrates Sweden for “International Year”

September 19, 2018 at 1:20 pm 0 comments

The Nobel Prize, Avicii, Ikea, dynamite, Volvo, Iowa and most importantly, cinnamon buns. This seemingly miscellaneous list does in fact share a common denominator: Sweden. It is the center of this year’s International Year program at DMACC. The program’s inauguration in 1985 celebrated Japan. At the time the event wasRead More

Welcome to new semester from new Chronicle editor

Welcome to new semester from new Chronicle editor

September 19, 2018 at 12:56 pm 0 comments

On behalf of myself and the Campus Chronicle staff, welcome to a new year at DMACC! We are looking forward to an eventful year of reporting the latest news. This is my first semester as the Chronicle’s Editor-in-Chief and I’m excited about the possibilities and experiences this year will bring.Read More

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News Briefs April 23, 2018

April 23, 2018 at 12:32 pm 0 comments

DMACC Spanish Professor Stacy Amling has been recognized as Region Language Teacher of the Year for Iowa by the Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (CSCTFL). Finalists from each state represented by CSCTFL were honored at a ceremony back in early March. Amling teaches Spanish and HonorsRead More